The Bing team developed a similar conversational bot, Xiao Ice, for the Chinese market, back in 2014.
New York had originally been established as the Dutch colonial town of New Amsterdam, so the Dutch Sinterklaas gift giver became known as Saint Nicholas.
By the 1880s, the public depiction of Santa had evolved into the robed, fur clad, form we now recognize, possibly based on the English figure of Father Christmas.
Tuck 64 was kind enough to make a video walkthrough of the setup process You can create an file adding rss feeds as commands. (thanks @Schwerer Konigstiger) 1) Create a Custom Search at: https://cse.google.com/cse/create/new 2) Leave the first line blank, and name the search engine anything you wish.
3) Click "Advanced Options" and then type Image Object. 5) On this new page, enable the Image Search in the menu.
Several centuries later "wassailers" would go from house to house singing them.